Neuroimmunology

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Autoantibodies: disease markers
Chronic fatigue syndrome
Lyme disease: controversial issues
Multiple sclerosis: clinical aspects
Paraneoplastic syndromes
Quality-of-life scales for neurologic diseases

Demyelinating Disorders

Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis
Acute necrotizing hemorrhagic leukoencephalitis
Balo concentric sclerosis
Clinically isolated syndrome
Fatigue in multiple sclerosis
Multiple sclerosis and fertility
Multiple sclerosis: biological differences in children and adults
Multiple sclerosis: neurobehavioral aspects
Multiple sclerosis: neuroimmunology
Neuromyelitis optica
Optic neuritis
Optical coherence tomography in multiple sclerosis and neurologic disorders
Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy
Sleep and multiple sclerosis
Tumefactive demyelinating lesions in multiple sclerosis

Paraneoplastic Disorders

Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome
Movement disorders associated with autoimmune encephalitis
Opsoclonus-myoclonus
Paraneoplastic cerebellar degeneration
Paraneoplastic limbic encephalitis
Paraneoplastic opsoclonus in adults
Paraneoplastic retinopathy
Paraneoplastic sensory neuronopathy
Sensory ganglionopathy

Inflammatory & Immune-Mediated Neuropathies

Acute inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy
Acute pandysautonomia
AIDS and HIV: neurologic manifestations and complications
Chediak-Higashi syndrome
Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy
Congenital myasthenic syndromes
Dermatomyositis
Eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis
Guillain-Barre syndrome in children
Inclusion-body myositis
Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome
Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome
Motor and multifocal motor neuropathies
Myasthenia gravis
Neuropathies associated with cryoglobulinemia
Neurosarcoidosis
POEMS syndrome
Polymyositis, necrotizing autoimmune myositis and fasciitis
Primary systemic amyloidosis: neurologic complications
Sarcoid neuropathy
Sensory ganglionopathy
Sensory neuropathies associated with anti-GD1b ganglioside antibodies
Sjogren syndrome: neurologic complications
Stiff-person syndrome
Systemic lupus erythematosus
Vasculitic neuropathies
Viral and retroviral myositis

Localized & Systemic Vasculitis

Eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis
Granulomatosis with polyangiitis
Primary CNS angiitis
Progressive systemic sclerosis
Rheumatoid arthritis: neurologic manifestations
Systemic lupus erythematosus
Systemic small-vessel vasculitis
Takayasu arteritis
Temporal arteritis

Disorders Associated with Cryoglobulinemia

Acute inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy
Autoimmune sensorineural hearing loss
Bell palsy
Brachial neuritis
Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy
Neurosarcoidosis
Polyneuropathy associated with anti-MAG IgM antibodies
Sarcoid neuropathy
Sneddon syndrome
Systemic lupus erythematosus
Vasculitic neuropathies

Disorders Associated with Infectious Diseases

AIDS and HIV: neurologic manifestations and complications
Congenital cytomegalovirus
Congenital lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus infection
Congenital rubella
HTLV-1 associated myelopathy
Lyme disease: controversial issues
Miller Fisher syndrome and Bickerstaff brainstem encephalitis: anti-GQ1b antibody syndrome
Neuropathies associated with cytomegalovirus infection
PANDAS
Transverse myelitis

Inflammatory & Immune-Mediated Myopathies

Congenital myasthenic syndromes
Dermatomyositis
Inclusion-body myositis
Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome
Leptospirosis
Myasthenia gravis
Polymyositis, necrotizing autoimmune myositis and fasciitis
Stiff-person syndrome
Viral and retroviral myositis

Related Topics

Behcet disease
Chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency
CLIPPERS
Cogan syndrome
Endocrine neuroimmunology
Miller Fisher syndrome and Bickerstaff brainstem encephalitis: anti-GQ1b antibody syndrome
Susac syndrome
Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada syndrome

Treatment Information

Azathioprine
Dalfampridine
Dimethyl fumarate
Fingolimod
Glatiramer acetate
Immunomodulatory agents in MS: clinical trials and therapy
Infliximab
Interferon beta 1a
Interferon beta 1b
Intravenous immune globulin
Mitoxantrone
Multiple sclerosis: management
Multiple sclerosis: treatment of its symptoms
Mycophenolate
Natalizumab
Natalizumab and PML in MS
Ocrelizumab
Pyridostigmine
Vitamin D in neurologic disorders

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News

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Autoimmunity may underlie newly discovered painful nerve-damage disorder
Nov 09, 2017
MRIs of West Nile virus victims show evidence of long-term neurological damage
Nov 07, 2017
Brain images of people who developed neurologic complications from West Nile virus show evidence of brain damage years after the original infection.
Depressed with a chronic disease? Consider alternative therapies
Nov 06, 2017
Scientists find that commonly prescribed antidepressants aren't effective in people battling both depression and a chronic medical disease, raising a critical question of whether doctors should enact widespread changes in how they treat millions of depressed Americans.
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Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis
Bell palsy
Miastenia gravis (Spanish)
Multiple sclerosis
Multiple sclerosis (condensed)
Myasthenia gravis
ParĂ¡lisis de Bell (Spanish)

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